Yearly Archive: 2017

Arki & Errowanbang Junior Stock Show ENTRIES NOW OPEN!

December 20, 2017

2018  Arki & Errowanbang Junior Stock Show ENTRY FORM Conditions of Entry All Competitors must print, complete & upload on entry form or email: Waiver Form Cattle Exhibitors must also supply: Herd health Form Copy of Certificate of Currency for Public Liability to minimum $10 Million stating Australia wide or the specific event. A copy...

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Christmas Hours

December 14, 2017

The Murray Grey office will close for the Christmas break 12pm Friday 22nd December and re-open Tuesday 2nd January. We hope you and your family have a lovely Christmas and a happy New Year Image featured in the 1984 Murray Grey World

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Marcus Oldham student sets goals high to help develop beef industry

December 13, 2017

By ALICE POHLNER Courtesy The Weekly Times IT ISN’T too often you hear a teenager speak about their vision to develop an entire industry. But that is exactly what 19-year-old Dayna Grey is doing with Australian beef. The Tasmanian teen recently won an $8000 agriculture award from charity BBM Youth Support with which she will...

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ARKI & Errowanbang Murray Grey National Junior Stock Show

December 7, 2017

To continue the success of the past youth shows, the Clipex 52nd Murray Grey National Show and Sale will again be held in conjunction with the Arki & Errowanbang Murray Grey National Junior Stock Show in 2018. The event will be held from Friday 20th until midday 22nd April, followed by National Show & Sale...

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MiP to SNP Transition & changes to mandatory CA testing

December 7, 2017

There are two changes that will take place from 1st January 2018. The Murray Grey Beef Cattle Society will be upgrading from microsatellite (MiP) to SNP sire verification. This industry lead initiative will utilize better technology involving genomics with the move towards single step enhanced Breedplan runs. This change also is partly due to age...

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Sue Francis Weekly Times Harvey Norman Shine Award Winner

November 22, 2017

Courtesy The Weekly Times CATTLEWOMAN Sue Francis has dedicated her working life to breeding Murray Greys, but it’s her work on social media that’s having a wider effect on society. SHINE 2017 WINNER SPIRIT SUE FRANCIS RIGHT-TO-FARM CAMPAIGNER, STUD BREEDER DORRIGO, NSW Sue uses her Facebook page, Onward Murray Greys, to dispel myths about the...

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Passing of Kevin Vayro

November 14, 2017

Murray Grey breeders in Queensland lost one of their stalwarts with the passing on 5 November 2017 of Kevin Vayro. Kevin and Trish established their Glengower Stud in 1988 when they purchased their first females. Since then they have sourced the best Murray Grey bloodlines from studs throughout Australia resulting in a top quality herd...

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Perth Royal Show Carcase Comp

November 10, 2017

Entry Breed Live Wt Sex HWT Place EMA Dress % Total Pts 671HW LIMO/MG 508 F 732.8 1 103 73.4 93.73 Grand Champion 668MW GV/MG 451 M 282.3 2 102 62.8 93.73 Reserve 620XH MG 628 M 384 4 101 60.2 89.26 621XH CCFFAAMG 576 M 361.8 7 99 62.8 87.02 687XH AA/MG 554 M...

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Results – Royal Hobart Show

November 9, 2017

Class 44      SENIOR BULL born before 1st March 2015 19            Fire-Ro Park, 1st Place   GLENFIELD KHE SANH, 01/09/2014, 764kg                 Sire ~  Warrook Hassett, Dam ~ Glen Field Leda Class S132    CHAMPION SENIOR BULL – MURRAY GREY #19 Class S138    GRAND CHAMPION BULL – MURRAY GREY #19 Class 45      JUNIOR HEIFER born on or after...

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